There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Amsterdam by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys

$130 - $180

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Bus FlixBus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N800 / ...

$32 - $54

8 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam

$70 - $100

Rideshare  •  6 h

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Amsterdam 313.2 miles

$36 - $40

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Amsterdam 314 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Paris CDG to Amsterdam  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam (AMS) CDG - AMS

$67 - $293

Fly Paris Orly to Amsterdam  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam (AMS) ORY - AMS

$50 - $221

Train to Brussels, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS

$155 - $364

Fly Paris Orly to Rotterdam, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Rotterdam (RTM) ORY - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$113 - $532

Fly Paris CDG to Brussels, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$146 - $383

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 32€ - 35€ and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Amsterdam is to train which costs 120€ - 160€ and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Paris and Amsterdam is 430 km. The road distance is 502.4 km.

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The train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal takes 3 h 17 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Gallieni and arriving at Amsterdam. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris-Nord and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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There are 2563+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Paris to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 268.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Thalys operates a train from Paris to Amsterdam every 3 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $180 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Paris to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Rotterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$130 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $250
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$36 - $40
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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